Hemp is an ancient plant that has been cultivated for millennia. It is one of the first plants cultivated by human. Hemp comes from the same species of Marijuana plant – Cannabis Sativa L. However, Unlike cannabis, industrial hemp contains negligible levels of the psychotropic compound delta-9-THC. Indeed, the Industrial Hemp regulation forbids producing a plant containing more than 0.2% THC.
Industrial Hemp, the product of tomorrow
Hemp is a renewable resource which provides a large source of fiber, food, energy and fuel. It can be seen as a perfect answer for a greener future.
Firstly, the hemp plant is highly resistant to most insect and disease, largely eliminating the need for most pesticides and it requires little water: That is why it can be grown in almost all climates.
Secondly, Industrial Hemp really can provide all the basic necessities of life: food, shelter, clothing and medicine… and of course, our famous Ecomil hemp drink which is made from hemp seeds.
Benefits of Hemp Seeds
Hemp seeds are one of the nature’s perfect foods; it can be considered as a Super food. Indeed, this is the most nutritive and potent seed of the world.
The main interest of hemp is the ratio of omega-6/omega-3 equal to 3:1 . This phenomenon is unique in food and provides the best relation recommended for humans.
In addition, due to the presence of the 8 Essential Animo Acid, hemp seed is the most complete vegetal protein. Whole hemp seed contains over 25 % protein and hulled hemp seed over 35 %.
Making this delicious gluten free and lactose free hemp drink, Ecomil has known to profit from nutritive values of this amazing plant.